Solar Flares [E-Book] / by Zdeněk Švestka.
Švestka, Zdeněk, (author)
Dordrecht : Springer, 1976
415 p. 35 illus. online resource.
englisch
9789401014595
10.1007/978-94-010-1459-5
Geophysics and Astrophysics Monographs, An International Series of Fundamental Textbooks ; 8
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Table of Contents:
  • I. Introduction
  • II. The Low-Temperature Flare
  • 2.1. Flare Observations in the H? Line
  • 2.2. Flare Spectra
  • 2.3. Models of Chromospheric Flares
  • III. The High-Temperature Flare
  • 3.1. Thermal Phenomena
  • 3.2. Non-Thermal Phenomena
  • IV. Flare-Associated Optical Phenomena
  • 4.1. Pre-Flare Filament Activation
  • 4.2. Surges and Sprays
  • 4.3. Flare Waves
  • 4.4. Loop Prominences
  • V. Particle Emission from Solar Flares
  • 5.1. Solar Protons
  • 5.2. Heavier Nuclei
  • 5.3. Solar Electrons
  • 5.4. Nuclear Reactions in Flares
  • 5.5. Particle Clouds and Interplanetary Shock Waves
  • VI. Flare Models
  • 6.1. Basic Properties of Flares
  • 6.2. Synthesis of a Flare
  • 6.3. The Energy Source
  • 6.4. The Energy Storage
  • 6.5. The Energy Release
  • 6.6. The Particle Acceleration
  • References
  • Index of Subjects.